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Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

Posted by lfhlaw Z6 PA (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 1, 08 at 18:30

Ok I happened to buy one of these sundews too. I removed the little plastic sheath inside the cube. and added some rain water from outside. Now that the leafs are touching the cube side. should i remove it from the cube? Living in PA, it's not as humid, so i'm a bit concerned. I have been opening the lid, cuz i figure no bugs could get in. Should i consider repotting into a slightly bigger pot? also i notice if i don't leave lid on, there are no dew drops on the leaves. I also don't know wat kind of drosera this is. I was also able to add some pics.

I've had this cube for about 5 days now. At least it's not dead lol.

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RE: Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

Leave the lid off, give it bright filtered light and stand back! It looks like a small d. Adelae to me. These things grow like weeds! Is it in a POT in the cube? If so, take the pot OUT of the cube and sit in in a shallow tray with about an inch of rain or distilled water only. Transplants easily and produces MANY BABY PLANTS. Congrats!


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RE: Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

Show him the flowering adelaes! Give hime something to look forward to.


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RE: Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

O.K.!

D. Adelae in flower!


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RE: Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

I feel better now! That picture is so much better than mine!


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D. adelae

D. adelae & capensis


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RE: Another Lowe's Death cube and Sundew

Definitely take the plant out! D. adelae grow big. My single D. adelae is over 7 inches in diameter.


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